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lantern slide-Cheverny
  • Frederick Henry Evans
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • lantern slide-Cheverny, 1902–1904
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • glass lantern slide
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0018.072

Interior with a fireplace. There is a painting above the fireplace with a woman descending from a chariot and moving toward a man sitting on the ground. There are sculpted mythological figures on both sides of the painting, one man (Mercury) and one woman (Venus?).